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Software-Development Operations

HANA Core Development Support Engineer

What we offer

Our company culture is focused on helping our employees enable innovation by building breakthroughs together. How? We focus every day on building the foundation for tomorrow and creating a workplace that embraces differences, values flexibility, and is aligned to our purpose-driven and future-focused work. We offer a highly collaborative, caring team environment with a strong focus on learning and development, recognition for your individual contributions, and a variety of benefit options for you to choose from. Apply now!





The SAP HANA Database is the basis for new, ground-breaking SAP applications and is widely agreed to be a highly valuable asset in the SAP software portfolio. In-memory computing is made possible through recent technology advances in main memory, multi-core processing, and data management. It leverages technology innovation to establish real-time analysis of business data and combines both transactions and analytics to improve existing business processes with a dramatic increase in performance. The SAP HANA Database as basis for the in-memory computing shows enormous promise as a key driver for the SAP market of the future. 


The SAP HANA Database team develops an engine that performs parallel in-memory processing of huge data sets to offer extremely fast real-time responses for analytic queries. 

An essential part of this team is the Core Developer team, which is responsible for the SAP HANA DB Development Support and the quality of the SAP HANA DB. As developer in SAP Hana database development you will support customers and stakeholders in close collaboration with our core database developers.  



We require that you meet the core competencies and skills listed below. 

  1. Good analytical skills 

  1. Good knowledge of database architectures  

  1. LINUX skills and experience 

  1. Familiar with debugging and analyzing complex problems  

  1. Programming languages: Good knowledge of SQL, Python, Shell-Scripting, C++, ABAP 

  1. Eagerness to improve quality of complex software 

  1. Ability to work well in close teamwork in a distributed team over several international locations 

  1. Excellent written and oral English communication 

  1. Experience with Cloud technology (Microsoft Azure, AWS, GCP) 



A plus will be skills in 

  1. SAP Products and Solutions 

  1. Global customer support in English 



We are looking for software developers with strong programming skills and a passion for creating great user experience. As a Developer you will be working in the development support team of SAP HANA Platform together with a group of exceptionally talented and motivated colleagues. 

Your tasks will also include: 

  1. Debug complex database engine and Hana platform problems of customers and SAP internal stakeholders 

  1. Close cooperation with development: Align customer requirements with SAP Hana development 

  1. Provide reproducible scenarios of customer issues to developers 

  1. Analyze performance and scalability of the SAP HANA database 

  1. Communicate issues with front-office support or customer 

  1. Provide feedback to and work hand-in-hand with development to continuously improve supportability features and the documentation 





We are SAP

SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.


Our inclusion promise

SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.


SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with SAP and are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team: Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com, APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com, EMEA: Careers@sap.com.


EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.

 Requisition ID:309208 | Work Area: Software-Development Operations | Expected Travel: 0 - 10% | Career Status: Professional | Employment Type: Regular Full Time  | Additional Locations: 

HANA Core Development Support Engineer

Facility:  309208
Posted Date:  Nov 25, 2021
Work Area:  Software-Development Operations
Career Status:  Professional
Employment Type:  Regular Full Time
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

XiAn Shaanxi, CN, 710077

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